"The Teacher is the Social Justice Fighter."

“The Teacher is the Social Justice Fighter.”

Miguel Ángel Mendoza: “I think that the Mexican government is trying to kill the root, so that we won’t have more seeds. It wants to…

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NYC: Hundreds Protest Mexican Police Killing of Oaxaca Teachers

NYC: Hundreds Protest Mexican Police Killing of Oaxaca Teachers

Meanwhile, in New York City, hundreds of protesters gathered outside the Mexican Consulate and marched to Times Square to denounce Sunday’s deadly police attack on…

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How a Whiter Seattle Creates More Education Inequities

How a Whiter Seattle Creates More Education Inequities

This article is by Wayne Au and appears courtesy of The Seattle Globalist, http://www.seattleglobalist.com/. A recent Stanford study found that, of the nation’s biggest cities, Seattle has the fifth largest test score…

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Middle College Alumni: We Need Your Story

Middle College Alumni: We Need Your Story

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Middle College Alumni:  A Call to Action

Middle College Alumni: A Call to Action

The fight to bring back social justice education curriculum to Seattle Public Schools is an ongoing struggle, but one worth fighting. Join educators from the…

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National Significance of Oakland’s Fight Over Billionaire-Backed Charter Schools

National Significance of Oakland’s Fight Over Billionaire-Backed Charter Schools

This article is courtesy of the Post News Group. A front-page article published recently in the New York Times examines the battle in Oakland over…

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Why we need public education, not privately owned charter schools

Why we need public education, not privately owned charter schools

This article appears thanks to Dora Taylor and the Seattle Education blog. Please visit Seattle Education for this and other pertinent articles.   Money for charters but nothing for…

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Opt Out

Opt Out

In Seattle Public Schools 2014-2015 school year, Superintendent Nyland put a gag order on educators speaking out in favor of Opt Out and threatened to take…

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Students/Alumni Speak Out for Social Justice Education

Students/Alumni Speak Out for Social Justice Education

“At Ida B Wells, I found my true passions, identity, and strengths in a world I never knew I could be part of. Here, the…

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The Struggle to Preserve Social Justice Education

The Struggle to Preserve Social Justice Education

Social Justice Education received a devastating blow in the Seattle Public Schools  recent closure of Middle College High Point in June 2015. For more information on the…

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